One O'Clock Lab Band Welcomes Interim Director
DENTON, Texas (UNT) – The six-time Grammy nominated One O’Clock Lab Band will welcome Jay Saunders as interim director in the 2014-15 season.
UNT College of Music Hosts Summer Workshops & Camps
The UNT College of Music hosts numerous workshops and camps in summer 2014, including conducting, mariachi, and classical and jazz performance on a variety of instruments. See the Workshops page for more details and registration information.
UNT alumni win Grammy Awards
UNT alumni were involved in several groups that took top honors at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards on January 26, 2014. Here is a complete list of winners and nominees:
UNT Jazz Singers Perform With Janis Siegel
One of the brightest stars of vocal jazz came to campus this spring for two performances with the UNT Jazz Singers in Voertman Hall. Best known as the lead singer of The Manhattan Transfer, Janis Siegel has garnered 9 Grammy wins and 17 Grammy nominations. She has generated more than a half dozen solo albums and numerous collaborative projects during her career, and has amassed a large international fan base and earned consistently high critical praise.
Students Take Top Honors in 2013-14
In the 2013-14 academic year, UNT College of Music students took top honors at national and international competitions, earned prestigious research grants, and won playing and teaching positions. Here are just a few highlights from their many achievements this year: